Funeral Services for Officer Rodney Thomas

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Mourners gathered to say goodbye to New Orleans Police Officer Rodney Thomas this morning.
Thomas was killed Sunday directing traffic after an accident on the High Rise Bridge.
His services were held at the Franklin Avenue Baptist Church.
A funeral procession drove past the Second District station where Thomas worked.
Officer Thomas was laid to rest at Lake Lawn Cemetery in a private ceremony.
This monday “Dat Dog” on Freret will host a memorial benefit for Officer Thomas’ family.
The event kicks-off at 1:00 in the afternoon… and goes until 6:30 pm.
Donations can also be made at any Gulf Coast Bank and Trust location.